Ignore Yahoo Messenger contacts
If you receive a threatening, harassing, abusive, or otherwise unwanted message from someone, you can stop the person from contacting you. Before you block someone , you should know that:
Want to re-open lines of communication with someone on your Ignore List? You can easily remove them so that they can send you messages again.Here's how:
To ignore someone - Click Add -The contact will be added to your Ignore List.
Blocking a contact prevents the person from messaging you and seeing when you're signed in to Yahoo Messenger. Follow these steps to unblock a contact:
Blocked contacts can't send you messages. Here's how to unblock someone.
Your contact's mobile device must be reset before they can receive additional text messages. Your contact needs to create new, separate text messages containing just the words:
Remove contact from Ignore List You'll need to ask your contact if they use any aliases, and if so, what those aliases are. Your contact can see a list of their aliases on the Manage Your Yahoo Identities page. Remove this contact's Yahoo ID -- or any of their aliases -- from your ignore list .
Learn that the recipient may have their preferences configured to ignore messages from people not in their contact list .
the invitation. If you don't know the person or don't want to chat with them, block